School Psychology Schools In Florida

Florida has 9 accredited school psychology schools where school psychology faculty who teach school psychology classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in school psychology in the state of Florida, which encompasses school psychology training at the following levels:

  • School Psychology Certificate
  • Masters degree in School Psychology
  • PhD degree in School Psychology


Schools

  1. Barry University

    11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, Florida 33161-6695

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of Central Florida

    4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

    Tallahassee, Florida 32307

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. University of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Nova Southeastern University

    3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Argosy University-Sarasota

    5250 17th Street, Sarasota, Florida 34235

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. University of South Florida-Main Campus

    4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, Florida 33620-9951

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National School Psychology Employment

Florida 2,560
National 100,700

Of all of the school psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Florida state.

Employment Growth for School psychology professionals In Florida

4,560 3,670 3,300 3,310 2,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of school psychology professionals is shrinking in Florida. There were 2,000 less school psychology professionals working in Florida in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Florida, this field has shrunk by 44% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of school psychology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of school psychology professionals has grown by 3% from 2006 to 2010.

School Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$70,340 $64,920 $70,020 $67,050 $69,870
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: School Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to school psychology professionals are declining in Florida. The mean salary for school psychology professionals in 2006 was $70,340 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $69,870 per year.

Salary percentiles for School psychology professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$46,760
25th percentile
$55,290
50th percentile
$66,800
75th percentile
$81,160
90th percentile
$94,170

This represents a 1% decline in salaries. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In Florida state, within the field of school psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid school psychology professionals earn 101% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for School psychology professionals and related professions in Florida

Clinical Psychology
$61,650
Educational Leadership
$95,877
Mental Health
$33,474
Psychology
$83,125
School Psychology
$69,870
Social Work
$42,985
Sociology
$75,790
Special Education
$52,797
Speech Therapy
$53,197

School psychology professionals in Florida earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

School Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
8
doctor
6
Certificate
7
Total21

The number of students graduating from the 9 accredited school psychology schools in Florida is increasing. In 2006, 151 students graduated from school psychology courses in Florida. And in 2010, 228 students graduated.

This represents a 51% increase in the number of school psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Florida state. 38% of these graduates received a master's degree in school psychology.

School Psychology Faculty Salaries in Florida

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